Leicester City and Arsenal are reported to have “made contact” with Bayer Leverkusen over the potential signing of defender Jonathan Tah. Leicester and the Gunners have beforehand been linked with the Germany worldwide as they bid to bolster their ranks throughout this summer time’s transfer window. Now SportBild (by way of Sport Witness) claims the Premier League rivals have made their curiosity official. The article provides that the 25-year-old centre-back “needs to go to England”. Intriguingly, this newest growth comes as Leverkusen are stated to have recognized central defender Ozan Kabak as a possible signing. Kabak has additionally been linked with Leicester following his mortgage spell at Liverpool.
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Liverpool have opted to not take up an choice to signal the Turkey worldwide on a everlasting foundation. However, the 21-year-old remains to be being tipped to go away cash-strapped guardian membership Schalke this summer time. Newcastle United and Crystal Palace have additionally been credited with an curiosity in Kabak, together with French aspect Nice and Rennes. Do you suppose City have to signal a central defender this summer time? Let us know within the feedback part under. Meanwhile, Arsenal are stated to be eager on signing defender Ben White from Brighton & Hove Albion on this window. So, it stays to be seen if Tah will find yourself coming to England. He made 35 appearances in all competitions for Leverkusen final season, together with seven within the Europa League. He has 13 caps for Germany however was omitted of the squad for the European Championships, regardless of that includes within the March World Cup qualifiers.
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Leicester might be available in the market for a defender, with Wes Morgan and Christian Fuchs each bidding farewell to the membership on the finish of their contracts. Brendan Rodgers already at present has the likes of Wesley Fofana, Caglar Soyuncu and Jonny Evans at his disposal as centre-back choices. Elsewhere, City are regarded as closing in on the signings of Lille midfielder Boubakary Soumare and RB Salzburg striker Patson Daka.